Community Health Systems Coder-Cardiology Clinic-FT-Day Shifts-Jackson, MS in Jackson, Mississippi

Description

The Coder is responsible for accurately coding physician clinic charges utilizing proper coding, sequencing and maximizing principles. Understanding of CPT, ICD-9 and ICD-10 coding in accordance with HCFA, Medicaid and all other payer guidelines utilizing patient medical documentation.

Education:

Graduate of a Medical Coding program is required.

Licenses/Certificates:

Certified Professional Coding (CPC) Certification from a qualifying coding program (ex: American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) is required.

Qualifications

Experience

Required

Basic knowledge of ICD-9, ICD-10, HCPC and medical and anatomical terminology

Preferred

Data entry skills, balancing figures, compilation of statistics and understanding of reconciliation processes

Working knowledge of claims submission processes for all major insurance carriers, intermediaries, Medicare and Medicaid

3 years: Medical coding experience

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.